Unless a man or woman has experienced the darkness of the soul he or she can know nothing of that transforming laughter without which no hint of the ultimate reality of the opposites can be faintly intuited.Helen Luke
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.Lao Tzu
A family is but too often a commonwealth of malignants.Alexander Pope
The next thing to saying a good thing yourself, is to quote one.Ralph Waldo Emerson
Those who never retract their opinions love themselves more than they love the truth.Jeseph Joubert
All honor's wounds are self-inflicted.Andrew Carnegie
Power corrupts. Absolute power is kind of neat
It is a common enough case, that of a man being suddenly captivated by a woman nearly the opposite of his ideal.